South Korea Government Scholarships


 Study in Korea is a Government Organisation that provides fully-funded scholarship opportunities to International Students. Every year the Korean Government selects 170 students from all around the world to study in a few of the best universities in South Korea.


  •  Applicants should not hold Korean citizenship.
  • Applicants should have adequate health, both mentally and physically, to stay in a foreign country for a long time.
  •  Should be under 25 years of age at the date of entrance.
  • Have finished or be scheduled to finish formal education of all elementary, middle, high school courses by the date of arrival. 
  • possess a grade point average (G.P.A.) above 80% from the last educational institution attended.

Process of Selection

  • NIIED invites the Korean Embassy in the invited country or a domestic university to recommend potential candidates.
  • Applicants should submit all documents related to their scholarship application to the Korean Embassy in their country of residence or the domestic university concerned.
  • The Korean Embassy or the domestic university sends proper candidates to NIIED with the required documents.
  • NIIED evaluates potential candidates and notifies the Korean Embassy of the final selected KGSP grantees.